Daily Archives: January 9, 2014


Carolina Hurricanes rout Maple Leafs for fifth straight win

Michael Smith Tracking the Storm: Analysis — Of the 60-minute efforts put forth by the Carolina Hurricanes this season, that had to be among the best. The Canes jumped on the Toronto Maple Leafs early and never looked back, as they trounced Toronto 6-1 to claim the season series between […]


Composer and Smashing Pumpkins Violinist, Ysanne Donating Proceeds from New Song to Sea Shepherd USA

Download ‘Waltzing Matilda-ish’ to help us defend, conserve and protect the oceans Composer and Smashing Pumpkins violinist, Ysanne, a devoted Sea Shepherd supporter, wrote her new folk song ‘Waltzing Matilda-ish’ for Sea Shepherd USA, and will generously donate 100% of the song’s proceeds to benefit our conservation work. Waltzing Matilda-ish […]


Blaze the Trail: Volunteer at Bentonville Battlefield Jan. 25

FOUR OAKS, NC January 9, 2014 – Nearly 150 years after the final shots of the battle were fired the echoes of history can still be seen and heard at Bentonville Battlefield, the site of North Carolina’s largest Civil War battle. Bentonville is nationally recognized for its labyrinth of pristine entrenchments […]


Museum of the Cape Fear and Methodist University Co-Sponsor Civil War Quiz Bowl

FAYETTEVILLE, NC January 8, 2014 – Test your knowledge at the annual Civil War Quiz Bowl on Thurs., Jan. 23 at 6:30 p.m. in Yarborough Auditorium in Clark Hall at Methodist University. The event is sponsored by the Museum of the Cape Fear and Methodist University. Contestants will test their […]


Gamecocks Drop SEC Opener 74-58 at No. 10/11 Florida

Carolina unable to overcome double-digit runs on the road Final Stats |  USATSI Gallery  Box Score GAINESVILLE, FL January 8, 2014 – South Carolina (7-7, 0-1) had to weather a tough start in tonight’s SEC opener at No. 10/11 Florida (12-2, 1-0) to keep the game close, but an 11-0 run midway […]


East Carolina Edges Florida Atlantic, 61-58, in C-USA Opener

Abria Trice leads ECU with 16 points in the victory Box Score | Box Score | Play-By-Play | Post-Game Quotes l Highlights and Interviews GREENVILLE, NC January 8, 2014 – The East Carolina women’s basketball team edged out Florida Atlantic, 61-58, in a defensively charged Conference USA opener at Minges Coliseum […]


A Museum Whodunit at the Cape Fear Museum

WILMINGTON, NC January 9, 2014 – Oh no, something mysterious has happened at the Museum! Cape Fear Museum of History and Science needs your help cracking a curious case of “whodunit?” Families are asked to become super sleuths, search for clues, and conduct scientific investigation to solve an all new […]


Citizens Asked to Speak Out Against Proposed 35% Insurance Increase

SHALLOTTE, NC January 9, 2014 – Shallotte officials are calling citizens to action. Just six months after an up to 19 percent homeowners insurance rate hike went into effect for Brunswick County, a homeowners rate filing from the N.C. Bureau on Jan. 4, 2014 proposes another 35 percent increase for […]


Jacksonville Council for the Arts: A Musical Theatre Workshop

JACKSONVILLE, NC January 9, 2014 – Jacksonville Council for the Arts and Debbie’s Angels Productions presents a series of musical theatre workshops. This is a perfect time to learn to sing and dance for the stage!  We will be teaching improve, acting, singing and dancing! Whether you want to learn […]


Sam Carel to Lead Marlins on Field in 2014

Morehead City, NC January 9, 2014 – The Morehead City Marlins have announced Sam Carel as the team’s head coach for the  2014 season. Carel spent the 2013 season as an assistant coach for the Marlins, serving as the hitting instructor and third base coach. He becomes the fourth head […]